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(So this is a mini-review for a mini-book aka novella, hope ya’ll enjoy)
If you’ve read any of The Sphinx books, you’ll definitely like this short and sweet look into Xan. I did have a little bit placing this book time-wise in regards to the novels, it is somewhere pre-Hope going to the conservatory but not sure about the exact amount of years—especially tricky since demigods live like forever.
Xan essentially is a fighter—he goes out and tracks and kills monsters. But then something happens at the beginning of the book that gets him in trouble and on trial and he faces the possibility of having to stay at the conservatory. He obviously doesn’t like this, but it might not matter because almost everyone in the conservatory is incompetent and the place is falling apart so they might need his help. Continue reading